Kino Junior High School

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848 N Horne

Mesa, AZ 85203

(480) 472-2400

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 660

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Kino Junior High School

This school is terrible. They use block scheduling, which sets "new" multiple class students up for failure. The school is filled with "bad element" students...illegals, gangster type punks. There are multiple fights every day in this school, and the principal seems to have no control. The teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/10

The staff is truly dedicated to doing the best they can for the students.

Posted by a parent on 04/27/10

My son will be in the 8th grade this year (2009-2010) last year we found his teachers to be involued with the students and truly care about their education.

Posted by a parent on 07/20/09

My 7th grader attended the 07-08 school year and had I known about 'blocked' scheduling I would have placed her elsewhere. I feel this scheduling is confusing and my child had 8 classes. That is too many for children of that age. My child struggled through and I had little cooperation from team leader, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/21/08

The instructors have a different way of teaching. They do, hands-on,visual and auditory lessons. block scheduling is an amazing idea, that is implemented at this school. You learn so much more then prior years. The student council is amazing, they have spirit competitions nearly everyday. The security ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/02/08

This a terrible school.... Lack of education, and teachers with a fake sense of reality. If your child is worth taking out of Kino then do so for their sake!

Posted by a other on 11/28/07

I love this school but to much safety problems!

Posted by a student on 08/20/07

I think this school is ausome! I am glad I get to go to this school.but there are a few stories of the teachers there. I'm not happy with the new schedule though.

Posted by a student on 08/08/07

We are very disappointed in the lack of response or very inappropriate teacher-student interactions that we have experienced with our child from the teachers and staff at Kino. After two years of inappropriate or lack of response to issues, we are removing our child from Kino and enrolling at a charter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/12/07

i think Kino Junior High is a great school and i enjoy going to it and if i live in mesa when i am older i am going to put my kids in Kino. But some of the teachers arent so great i think they should get new ones.

Posted by a student on 07/03/07

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Test scores for Kino Junior High School

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Kino Junior High School
Mesa Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Mesa schools — Kino Junior High School is located at 848 N Horne, Mesa AZ 85203. 848 N Horne is in the 85203 ZIP code in Mesa, AZ The school district for Kino Junior High School is the Mesa Unified School District. Kino Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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